Clevedon Ridge Bed & Breakfast
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Dining / Local Attractions

Looking for something to do?  Clevedon Ridge Bed & Breakfast is located near many great attractions, activities and areas of interest, most of which are only a short drive away. From the Farmers Market to majestic waterfalls on to exquisite vineyards, the area is sure to offer what you are looking for. For further information about local amenities please visit www.clevedon.co.nz

 

Nearby Restaurants

 

Hinge & Co - North Road - reservations recommended 

Clevedon Café – centre of Clevedon Village. Reservations recommended.

 

Ciao Bella - excellent cafe food - also offering fresh produce & prepared meals (2km from village).

 

Clevedon Seafoods – Takeway or eat in seafoods – Clevedon Village. An economical and hearty meal.

 

Takeways – takeaway places in Clevedon Village offering a variety of meals.

 

                               

Local Attractions

 

Looking for something interesting to do? Here are a few ideas. Most of these are available a short drive away. The variety is endless – judge for yourselves:

 

Clevedon Farmers’ Market: A very popular place on Sunday mornings from 8:30am to 13:00pm where local produce, plants, specialty & organic meats, cheeses, chocolates and other products are on sale. On nice days donkey & pony rides are available too. www.clevedonfarmersmarket.co.nz

 

Scenic Flights: from Ardmore Airport (5min. away) including scenic DC3 flights www.nzwarbirds.org.nz/dakota/sightsee.html

 

Arts & Crafts Market: Sunday mornings from 9:00am to 2:00pm. Where handicrafts, jewellery, cheeses, cakes, jams also all locally produced are available. www.villagemarkets.co.nz

 

Vineyards: Clevedon is home to a number of well appointed boutique vineyards & wineries producing top quality wines. We can recommend Twilight Vineyard, Inverness, Radach, Arahura, Puriri Hills, Vin Alto (www.vinalto.com). Vin Alto is also a well renowned restaurant (by prior appointment only) and wine tasting venue. John Hill Estate is a www.johnhillestate.co.nz is a beautiful family owned and run estate in the Hunua Valley for all your dining and excursion needs. 

 

Clevedon Oyster Farm: 10min. drive from Clevedon – great fresh Oysters & Oyster Soup. www.clevedonoysters.com/

 

McNicol Homestead: Visit this historic house, view items used by the early settlers.

 

Beaches: Kawakawa Bay as well as Maraetai and the coast to arrive to it have great safe beaches. These are very popular by warm weather.

 

Clevedon Animal Farm: Donkey & Pony rides, other animals on show – parties accepted by prior arrangement.

Walks: The Hunua ranges offer many well maintained native bush walks. There is also a very interesting waterfall.  Picnic facilities available. 10 min. away.  www.arc.govt.nz/parks/our-parks/-in-the-region/hunua-ranges The Clevedon Scenic Reserve offers 100 hectares of natural bush tracks climbing over the Wairoa River.

 

Miranda Hot Springs: Thermally heated fresh mineral water. A 25min. drive away – take the Kawakawa Bay Road in Clevedon & follow the signs.  www.mirandahotsprings.co.nz

 

Churches: The Presbyterian Church is located under the palm tree in the middle of Clevedon Village. The Anglican Church – All Souls - is found at 49 North Road, a short distance beyond the school, just on the outskirts of Clevedon Village.

 

Shopping: Even on a Sunday, both the Clevedon Woolshed, Acorns, Interiors, Saddlery, Puchi  offer an enviable variety of New Zealand gifts and quality products. The Clevedon pharmacy,also has a good range of cosmetics and giftware. Large shopping centres are located in East Tamaki – Botany Downs or Manukau  (all 20 minutes drive away).

 

Farming Shows & Golfing:  The annual A&P show (November) runs horse-riding & other animal competitions. It has a wine and food area with a live jazz band.   Golfing at Windross Farm is within 10 minutes drive. 

 

Dog Shows: Held at the Auckland Kennel Club grounds on the Clevedon-Papakura Road, about 10min. car drive. www.nzkc.org.nz

 

Karaka Horse Sales:  Held regularly at the Karaka Horse Sale Complex – 20min. away by car. www.nzb.co.nz

 

Polo Season: The Polo Club grounds are located 5min. away from Clevedon Village, on the Kawakawa Bay Road. The season starts after Christmas and lasts till April.

 

Massage:  Available by prior booking at Clevedon Sabai massage. Therapeutic massage by professional therapists.

 

Pukerau 4WD:  4WD trips and training into the scenic hill tops and neighbouring valleys.  pukerau.co.nz

For further information about local amenities please visit www.clevedon.co.nz/directory.html